RDH to Bachelor of Science, Dental Hygiene
The Dental Hygiene Baccalaureate Degree Completion Program is a flexible, online program that leads to a Bachelor of Science degree. This program is designed for students and working licensed dental hygienists who hold an associate degree or certificate in dental hygiene from a CODA-accredited dental hygiene program.
Students will have the opportunity to participate in a stimulating and educational environment that combines the general education aspects of a baccalaureate degree with advanced education in dental hygiene. The courses included will provide an introduction to research methods and statistics used in dental and dental hygiene research, as well as the economic, management, and employment issues that impact dental hygiene practice today.
Campus Requirements: NONE – 100% online.
Class Format: Asynchronous – you can attend classes on your own time.
Credit Hours Required: 55. See the program website for details on transferrable credits.
Cost Per Credit Hour: $405.88 (includes instructional and general fees). See the full cost breakdown here.
Admission Requirements: Applicants must hold an associate degree or certificate in dental hygiene, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.70 or higher, and be licensed or eligible for an Ohio license to practice dental hygiene.
Time to Completion: 4 semesters, which can be completed anywhere from 1-5 years